Tulsa District Regulatory Permits for Public Comment

PURPOSE:  The purpose of these public notices are to inform you of a proposal for work in which you might be interested and to solicit your comments and information to better enable us to make a reasonable decision on factors affecting the public interest.

SECTION 10: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is directed by Congress through Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 USC 403) to regulate all work or structures in or affecting the course, condition, or capacity of navigable waters of the United States.  The intent of this law is to protect the navigable capacity of waters important to interstate commerce.

SECTION 404: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is directed by Congress through Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 USC 1344) to regulate the discharges of dredged and fill material into all waters of the United States.  These waters include lakes, rivers, streams, mudflats, sandflats, sloughs, wet meadows, natural ponds, and wetlands adjacent to other waters.  The intent of the law is to protect these waters from the indiscriminate discharge of material capable of causing pollution and to restore and maintain their chemical, physical, and biological integrity.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District

Regulatory Office, Chief



(408) SWT-2021-015

Published March 30, 2022
Expiration date: 4/12/2022

REQUESTERS PROPOSED ACTION: The City of Hutchinson proposes to replace an existing 42” diameter PVC lined concrete sewer main within the project area with a new 48” diameter HDPE lined concrete sewer main relocated approximately 15 feet to the north. Following construction of the 48” sewer main, the existing sewer main will be completely removed once the new sewer main is in operation. This project will also include the in-place rehabilitation of existing manholes within the project area using cementous and corrosion projection lining, and access rings and lids will be replaced. Project area is displayed in Attachment 2.